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GIGA is a German online magazine and community focusing on technology, especially gaming, founded in the late 1990s. '''GIGA-Forum''' (GIGA forums) is the discussion forum part of the website.
 
 
On 2018-04-02, it was announced that the forums would shut down two weeks later, on 2018-04-16.
 
 
 
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GIGA is a German online magazine and community focusing on technology, especially gaming, founded in the late 1990s. '''GIGA-Forum''' (GIGA forums) is the discussion forum part of the website.
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On 2018-04-02, it was announced that the forums would shut down two weeks later, on 2018-04-16.
  
 
== Shutdown notice ==
 
== Shutdown notice ==

Revision as of 09:12, 13 April 2018

GIGA-Forum
GIGA-Forum logo
GIGA forum screenshot 20180411.png
URL http://forum.giga.de/
Project status Closing
Archiving status In progress...
Project source N/A
Project tracker N/A
IRC channel #archiveteam (on EFnet)
Project lead

look I get that archival is hard and a lot of things arguably aren't "worth" saving and archivists can be a very grumpy bunch.

BUT MAYBE WE'D BE A BIT LESS GRUMPY IF EVERYONE WASN'T ACTING LIKE THEY'RE IN A CONTEST TO LOSE AS MUCH SHIT AS POSSIBLE

foone, 2019-07-02

GIGA is a German online magazine and community focusing on technology, especially gaming, founded in the late 1990s. GIGA-Forum (GIGA forums) is the discussion forum part of the website.

On 2018-04-02, it was announced that the forums would shut down two weeks later, on 2018-04-16.

Shutdown notice

"admin" posted the following message to the "GIGA.DE allgemein" forums on 2018-04-02:

Liebe User,

am 16. April wird das GIGA-Forum abgeschaltet.

Wir möchten uns bei allen Nutzern, die uns bis heute begleitet haben, bedanken.

Grüße,

Das GIGA-Team